The Dobermann stand at Tire Cologne

Superior retreaded tyres in Europe from Dobermann

As the internationally acclaimed brand of Covencaucho in Venezuela, Dobermann Europe Srl who are based in Fagagna, Udine Italy were making their second appearance at a European tyre show having exhibited at the Essen show in 2016. Now at the recent Tire Cologne event in Germany the company were further enhancing their growing position as […]

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New tread pattern designs for retreading from Kraiburg

As a committed long standing exhibitor at all major European tyre shows, leading international retreading specialist Kraiburg from Germany supported the new Tire Cologne Show to present their extensive product range. Centre-stage on the company’s 156 square metre stand were an impressive trio of their latest tyre tread designs for Traction, Trailer and Buses which […]

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Rema Tip Top introduce new vulcanising and tyre repair developments

As the world’s leading producer of tyre repair systems and retreading accessories, German based Rema Tip Top exhibited at The Tire Cologne show to showcase their ever-increasing product range with particular emphasis being placed on e-mobility, sensor technology and new diagnostic trends that are already having a serious impact on the global tyre market. Showcased […]

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Continental to expand BestDrive network in SA and Sub-Saharan Africa

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 05 July 2018 –ContiTrade Africa, the retail division of Continental Tyre South Africa, is continuing its expansion of the BestDrive dealer network across South Africa and the Sub-Saharan Africa region, and plans to welcome 17 new dealers during 2018. “Our aggressive network expansion supports our own growth plan objectives, as well […]

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Bridgestone Releases Sustainability Report 2017-2018

Report showcases progress towards advancing the Bridgestone Group’s corporate social responsibility goals Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) today announced the release of the Sustainability Report 2017–2018 for Bridgestone Group (Group). As the world’s largest tire and rubber company, this report reaffirms the Group’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) commitment, “Our Way to Serve,” which provides a framework for […]

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Tire Industry Backs New Standards for Environmental Labeling

The Tire Industry Project (TIP) – currently comprised of 11 leading tire companies- has launched new Product Category Rules (PCRs) for the tire industry. Commissioned by the TIP and developed and published by internationally respected UL Environment, the rules ensure compliance to information and transparency standards when creating an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) – an […]

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Michelin Must Face Lawsuit on Fatal Crash Involving Used Tire, Texas Court Rules

A Texas appellate court rejected Michelin North America Inc.’s bid to escape a lawsuit involving a 2015 fatal accident allegedly caused by a defect in one of its tires. Michelin says that the tire involved in the case – a Uniroyal Tiger Paw Freedom – was sold as a used tire from a “third party […]

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Chinese tyre maker Dongfeng shifting plant location in Hubei

Chinese tyre manufacturer Dongfeng Group has signed an agreement with the Shiyan government of Hubei province to relocate, upgrade and reconstruction of plant for its tyre subsidiary Doublestar Dongfeng Tire Co Ltd. in December last year. The project would likely to be completed in the about one-and-half year and involves investment program of RMB 1.5 […]

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